A.W.N. Pugin - A Passion for Gothic
- Where:Hochhauser Auditorium, Sackler Centre
STUDY DAY: Celebrate the bicentenary year of A.W.N. Pugin's birth, one of the most influential architects and designers of the 19th century.
A man of unflagging energy who championed the Gothic Revival and transformed British architecture, he created cathedrals, churches, houses, and the Palace of Westminster and he designed furniture, woodwork, metalwork, textiles, ceramics and jewellery. The day features the historians and curators Ayla Lepine, Timothy Brittain-Catlin, and Mark Collins, and includes a viewing of Pugin’s designs in the V&A and RIBA study rooms.